Oflobid 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Oflobid 400mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Oflobid Tablet

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Uses of Oflobid Tablet

Oflobid 400mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections
It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).
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Side effects of Oflobid Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use Oflobid Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Oflobid 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Oflobid Tablet works

Oflobid 400mg tablet is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from reproducing and repairing themselves. This treats your infection.

In Depth Information on Oflobid Tablet

Expert advice for Oflobid Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Oflobid to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Oflobid and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Oflobid 400mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oflobid 400mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Oflobid 400mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Oflobid 400mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Oflobid 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oflobid 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Oflobid 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oflobid 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Trental 400mg Tablet, Alkepin 25mg Tablet DT, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Januvia 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Ofloxacin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Oflobid 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin

Oflobid is used to treat bacterial infections of the kidneys or bladder (urinary tract), chest or lungs, male or female sex organs (genital tract) which include gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted infection that can affect both men and women, and skin and soft tissue infections.
Oflobid is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Oflobid is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Oflobid is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.
Oflobid is not a penicillin. Oflobid belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Oflobid is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Oflobid is not a sulfa drug. Oflobid belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Oflobid does not contain sulfa. Oflobid belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Oflobid does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Oflobid is used with contraceptive pills. However, always talk to your doctor if you are asked to take any medicines when you are also taking birth control pills.
Oflobid does not contain penicillin. Oflobid belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Oflobid is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Yes, Oflobid does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. Can I take Oflobid with paracetamol?
Oflobid can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Oflobid with ibuprofen?
Oflobid when taken with Ibuprofen, can increase the risk of some side effects. There are a few reports of seizures or fits when these ibuprofen has been taken with Oflobid. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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